Hunger Games .

Suzzane Collins .

What is this book about?

This book is about a providence that has their kids fight to the death. In this book you will find that lifel as a kid is never guranteed. You will have to fight for every breath. So in this book open up and take off on an adventure to survive!

What is powerful about the writing in this book?

What I found powerful in this book is: Sixty seconds. That's how long we're required to stand on our metal circles before the sound of a gong releases us. Step off before the minute is up, and land mines blow your legs off. Sixty seconds to take in the ring of tributes all equidistant from the Cornucopia, a giant golden horn shaped like a cone with a curved tail, the mouth of which is at least twenty feet high, spilling over with the things that will give us life here in the arena. Food, containers of water, weapons, medicine, garments, fire starters. Strewn around the Cornucopia are other supplies, their value decreasing the farther they are from the horn. For instance, only a few steps from my feet lies a three-foot square of plastic. Certainly it could be of some use in a downpour. But there in the mouth, I can see a tent pack that would protect from almost any sort of weather. If I had the guts to go in and fight for it against the other twenty-three tributes. Which I have been instructed not to do. And I found this powerful because the author worded it really well!
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